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Textarea Tag (Form Tag) Example

                         

In this section, we are going to describe the textarea tag. The textarea tag is a UI tag that is used to render an HTML textarea. 

Add the following code snippet into the struts.xml file.
struts.xml

<action name="textareaTag">
       <result>/pages/uiTags/textareaTag.jsp</result>
</action>

Create a jsp using the tag <s:textarea > that renders an HTML textarea tag.

<s:textarea label="Description" name="description" cols="15" rows="10" /> tag displays an HTML textarea with label equal to Description, column value=15 and row value=10.
textareaTag.jsp

<%taglib prefix="s" uri="/struts-tags" %>

<html>
  <head>
    <title>Textarea Tag Example</title>
    <link href="<s:url value="/css/main.css"/>" rel="stylesheet"
          type="text/css"/> 
  </head>
  <body>
  <h1><span style="background-color: #FFFFcc">Textarea Tag Example!</span></h>
  <s:form>
    <s:textarea label="Description" name="description" cols="15" rows="10" />
  </s:form>
  </body>
</html>

Output of the textareaTag.jsp:

                         

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